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Neuromuscular stimulation assemblies, systems, and methods make possible the providing of short-term therapy or diagnostic testing by providing electrical connections between muscles or nerves inside the body and stimulus generators or recording instruments mounted on the surface of the skin outside the body. Neuromuscular stimulation assemblies, systems, and methods may include a steerable introducer that defines an interior lumen sized and configured to shield a percutaneous electrode from contact with tissue during advancement to a desired position within tissue.

Title
Portable assemblies, systems and methods for providing functional or therapeutic neuromuscular stimulation
Application Number
11/56591
Publication Number
7376467 (B2)
Application Date
February 11, 2005
Publication Date
May 20, 2008
Inventor
Joseph J Mrva
Willoughby Hills
OH, US
Robert B Strother
Willoughby Hills
OH, US
Geoffrey B Thrope
Shaker Heights
OH, US
Agent
Ryan Kromholz & Manion S C
Assignee
NDI Medical
OH, US
IPC
A61N 1/18
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